First game schedules are available!  See Schedule page.  
Please check our website or Facebook for further updates!

2021 Season - Frequently Asked Questions

 

I haven't heard from our coach?  When is the first practice?  Which team is my child on? 

The first night is September 7, 2021.  You might not hear from your coach until the first night.  Just show up and we'll let you know what your team is and introduce your coach. 

How do I register?

Registration for the 2021 Season has closed.  You may still be able to register on the first night (Tuesday, September 7, 2021).  

Can you send me a physical form? 

Absolutely - just click here.

What is provided by Mighty Mites?  What do I need to purchase?

The $30 registration fee includes a jersey and mouth guard. Helmets and shoulder pads are available for rent for $15 each ($30 for both). Shoes and pants are provided by parents. Click here for information on approved cleats. 

When are games and/or practices?

Please see the schedules page.

Do I have to sell candy?

No, but players not selling candy are required to pay an additional $30 fee. If you sell more than 1 box of candy, a $10 Academy gift card is given for each additional box sold (sell 5 boxes, get $40 to Academy!)

How are teams selected?  Can my child be on the same team as their friend / brother / sister?

Players will assigned to a team by the Field Supervisor.  If you have special requests please email them to mail@mightymitesfootball.org 

How will I know if a practice or game has been rained out?

All rain outs will be posted on our website. Please note some parks may be cancelled while some play due to weather conditions at the particular park.  Your park may also have additinoal communication means (Facebook, etc.).

Are physical examinations required?

Yes, a completed health examination form is due by September 7, 2021. The form must be completed with physician signature.  The form is available on our website or will be handed out during onsite registrations. 

What are the age and weight restrictions?

All children in the 1st through 6th grade who will not reach age 13 in 2021 can participate. Ball handlers can’t weigh more than 70 lbs in the 1st / 2nd grade division, 95 lbs. in the 3rd / 4th grade division, and 125 lbs. in the 5th and 6th grade division.

What is required from coaches?

All coaches are required to complete a background screening process. All head coaches are required to complete an online training program, provided by USA Football.  Mighty Mites also completes onsite training at each park.

I still have questions?!?! 

Still have questions?  Try our FAQ page, handbook, or feel free to contact us.